watchOS 10 Major Update New app design, new Smart Stack, adding features to take care of mental health, hiking, cycling

headline">Apple showed off the new watchOS 10 at WWDC 2023. It’s a major update to the Apple Watch, bringing a new app design, a new Smart Stack, more watch faces, along with new cycling, hiking and other new features. is a feature that will help take care of mental health

new app design

This new app update gives Apple Watch information at a glance. Apps on Apple Watch, including Weather, Stocks, Home, Maps, Messages, World Clock and more, can now take up space on your Apple display. Watch more The Activity app on the Apple Watch and the Fitness app on the iPhone make it easier to track daily movements. with more details

New Smart Stack

Comes with a widget that displays timely information. which will adapt according to the user’s context and can be accessed by turning the Digital Crown from any dial, for example, on the morning of the day. The weather app shows the weather forecast. Or, if the user is in progress, the Smart Stack will display boarding passes from the Wallet, Calendar, and Reminders to the top. to indicate an upcoming meeting or event

new watch face

watchOS 10 introduces two new watch faces: Palette and Snoopy.

The Palette dial shows the time in a variety of colours. by overlapping three layers of color and over time The color on the screen will also change.

Another dial that will capture the hearts of many people are the characters Snoopy and Woodstock from the famous cartoon. Peanuts comes to life on Apple Watch with new watch faces. The characters will be interactive. can play with clock hands interact with the weather or even exert when the user is exercising


The Apple Watch is a great device for cyclists. It comes with features like automatic exercise reminders. Calorimetry for electric cycling And fall detection is also automatically displayed in real time on the iPhone, so users can easily place their iPhone on the bike to see their progress. during spinning It will show exercise results like heart rate, elevation, race route, etc.


The Maps app on Apple Watch is a useful tool for exploring the great outdoors The Compass app on watchOS 10 automatically creates two new waypoints: Last Cellular Connection Waypoint, which predicts the last cellular signal point . This can be useful for reading messages or making calls. And in an emergency, Last Emergency Call Waypoint estimates the point on the route where their device last contacted the carrier’s network. so that emergency calls can be made

New elevation view Altimeter data will be used. presenting a three-dimensional view of the waypoints recorded during route preparation. It shows a new topographical map. with elevation details Available initially in the United States, users will also be able to search nearby trails and starting points, along with details such as trail length, type, and difficulty.

Mental health

Users can use the Meditation app in watch 10 to record their momentary and daily mood. Turn the Digital Crown to scroll through interesting multi-dimensional shapes. and choose the shape that matches the feeling of Or the shape that has the most emotional impact? and explain their own feelings

Users can see useful insights in the Health app on iOS 17 and iPadOS 17 to identify things that may be affecting their mental health, such as sleep or exercise. It can also help users determine risk levels and generate PDFs to share with their doctors.

eye health

Nearsightedness (Myopia) is the most common cause of visual impairment worldwide. and to reduce the risk of myopia problems The International Myopia Foundation recommends that children Spend at least 80-120 minutes outdoors a day, so watchOS 10 on Apple Watch has the ability to detect when the user is the open air. using an ambient light sensor Users can see this information in the Health app on their iPhone or iPad if they look too close to something, such as a device or a book, it is listed as a risk factor. which causes nearsightedness as well The new screen distance feature uses the same TrueDepth camera that powers Face ID on iPad and iPhone to remind users to move their device further after holding the device more than 12 inches near them eyes for extended periods. The device will be locked with a passcode, Touch ID or Face ID. All Health app data.

Additional updates on watch10 include:

  • NameDrop NameDrop allows users to share contact information by bringing their Apple Watch closer to someone else’s iPhone. Apple Watch users can also use NameDrop by tapping the Share button in a contact card in the Contacts app. Or tap the contact card watch face complication, then bring your Apple Watch face to face with another Apple Watch.
  • Offline Maps on iPhone Can show turn-by-turn navigation of the expected arrival time of places in the Maps app, and more, while away from Wi-Fi or cellular service. These features can also be used with an Apple Watch that is within range of a paired iPhone.
  • FaceTime video message Watch it on your Apple Watch. Apple Watch also now supports Group FaceTime audio.
  • medicine app continuously sends notifications If the user does not record taking the pill after 30 minutes of the specified time

watchOS will be available in public beta next month at and ready to use within this year Supported models are Apple Watch Series 4 or later paired with iPhone Xs or later running iOS 17. Some features may not be available in all regions , language or device. Features may change. See more information at